Body Found Floating In North Tampa Pond
A resident of the apartment complex called authorities around 9:15 a.m. on June 10 to report the body in the pond. HCSO’s deputies and dive team, as well as Hillsborough CountyMedical Examiner’s Office representatives were on the scene to investigate the case. A crowd soon formed on the sidewalk of Bearss Ave. as divers retrieved the woman’s body.
“The death does not appear to be suspicious,” HCSO spokesperson Larry McKinnon said at the time. “The body appears to be have been there for a few days.”
The Hillsborough Medical Examiner’s Office is currently working to discover the cause of death, added McKinnon. — Sean Bowes
Caption: Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office deputies cordon off an area to prevent onlookers from getting too close to a woman’s body found in a retention pond in the area of Bearss Ave. and N. 22nd St.